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#BuyDonegal 2020 Campaign

The #BuyDonegal campaign was developed by Donegal County Council to encourage consumers to buy a Donegal product and then post on social media with the hashtag, as a way of showcasing Donegal business to a global audience. This blog shares the details of creating this campaign.

Ireland Blog Post

Voices from Ukrainian local government

Following a recent event with Ukrainian local government colleagues, we highlight key points from the discussion and how local government around the world can help.

Global Blog Post

Use your home check skills to help refugees

Many local government officers have the skills needed now to make the Homes for Ukraine scheme work in practice. Find out how you can help.

England & Wales, Global Blog Post

Lessons from Ireland and their humanitarian response to Ukraine

In Ireland, much debate and discussion recently have been centred around the required humanitarian response to Ukraine. In this blog, LGIU’s Dr Seán Ó’Riordáin explores the ways in which local government will need to continue to step up in the coming months and years.

Global, Ireland Blog Post

Honouring the Ukrainian spirit

The events unfolding in Ukraine offers us all an important reminder of how precious our democracy is and how we must fight to protect it. LGIU Chief Exec, Jonathan Carr-West explains the vital role local government needs to play right now and in the future.

Global Blog Post

Local authorities and place and wellbeing outcomes

When it comes to place and wellbeing there are a core set of outcomes that are needed to ensure residents can thrive and stay healthy. Susan Rintoul from Improvement Services shares how local authorities can make wellbeing a top priority at every opportunity by embedding the outcomes in their decision-making processes.  

Scotland Blog Post

The impact of war in Ukraine

The LGIU stands with the people of Ukraine and supports all of local government with dealing with the impact of war on areas from cost of living to defending local democracy.

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